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Phone subscribers to be more than double in Azerbaijan in two years

16 February 2007 [08:45] - TODAY.AZ
Within the scope of the 2005-2008 State Program for Information and Communications Technologies, telecommunications networks will be expanded and subscribers will more than double, said Communications and Information technologies Minister Ali Abbasov.

Azerbaijan is planning to supply all rural areas with telecommunication coverage and the issue is under discussion.

Minister noted Azerbaijan committed itself to turn to an ICT exporter from a producer.

"Azerbaijan intends to produce and export electronics equipment, software and other hardware, create technoparks and giant information transit center," he added.

A number pf projects will also be implemented in development of human resources, APA reports.

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